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Discovering Biological Psychology (PSY 381 Physiological Psychology)With its comprehensive, authoritative coverage and student-centered pedagogy, DISCOVERING BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 2nd Edition is ideal for a broad range of students taking a beginning undergraduate course in biological or physiological psychology. The book provides a foundational understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system and its relationship to both typical and disordered human behavior. Written by an author with nearly 30 years of teaching experience at schools ranging fr…

Discovering Biological PsychologyDiscovering Biological Psychology is a text for the beginning undergraduate course in biological, or physiological, psychology. The book provides a foundational understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system and its relationship to both typical and disordered human behavior. Written by an author with more than 25 years of teaching experience at schools ranging from community colleges to the Ivy League, this text presents classic concepts, current topics, and cutting-edge resea…

Discovering Behavioral Neuroscience: An Introduction to Biological PsychologyDISCOVERING BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 3rd Edition is written to appeal to a broad range of readers interested in a college-level introduction to biological or physiological psychology. Whether readers have a strong science background or are novices who feel intimidated at the prospect of the subject matter, this book’s clear writing, high-interest examples, learning aids, and numerous illustrations will keep them interested and engaged. The book includes …

Discovering Biological Psychology 2nd (second) Edition by Freberg, Laura [2009]DISCOVERING BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 3rd Edition is written to appeal to a broad range of readers interested in a college-level introduction to biological or physiological psychology. Whether readers have a strong science background or are novices who feel intimidated at the prospect of the subject matter, this book’s clear writing, high-interest examples, learning aids, and numerous illustrations will keep them interested and engaged. The book includes …

Discovering Human Sexuality, Third EditionDiscovering Human Sexuality is an evidence-based, accessible introduction to the study of sexuality and the diverse ways in which it brings joys and challenges to our lives. The backgrounds of the authors-in biology, sociology, teaching, and writing-have made possible a text that is multidisciplinary, authoritative, sex-positive, and a delight to read. Now in its Third Edition, Discovering Human Sexuality has established itself as a popular and widely praised text that respects diversity both in…

Wednesday Is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia (MIT Press)A person with synesthesia might feel the flavor of food on her fingertips, sense the letter “J” as shimmering magenta or the number “5” as emerald green, hear and taste her husband’s voice as buttery golden brown. Synesthetes rarely talk about their peculiar sensory gift — believing either that everyone else senses the world exactly as they do, or that no one else does. Yet synesthesia occurs in one in twenty people, and is even more common among artists. One famous synesthete was novelist Vlad…

Discovering Human SexualityThis alternative version of LeVay and Baldwin’s acclaimed text Human Sexuality is more accessible to students with a limited background in biology, but maintains the evidence-based approach and readability of the original. The language and terminology throughout are more comprehensible, making it suitable for interdisciplinary study….

Study Guide for Freberg's Discovering Biological Psychology, 2ndThe guide provides expanded chapter outlines correlated to learning objectives from the text, self-quizzing materials not found on the Student Book Companion Website, and answers to the Interim Summary and Chapter Review questions. It also includes new coloring and labeling exercises based on text art….

Discovering Human Sexuality, Second EditionThis alternative version of LeVay and Baldwin’s acclaimed text Human Sexuality is more accessible to students with a limited background in biology, but maintains the evidence-based approach and readability of the original. The new edition has been thoroughly updated, with new pedagogical features, illustrations, FAQs, and more….

Bundle: Discovering Behavioral Neuroscience: An Introduction to Biological Psychology, Loose-Leaf Version, 3rd + MindTap Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access CardWith its comprehensive, authoritative coverage and student-centered pedagogy, DISCOVERING BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 3rd Edition, is ideal for a broad range of students taking a beginning undergraduate course in biological or physiological psychology. Retitled in this edition to reflect the increasing interest in, and importance of, neuroscience, the book provides a foundational understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system and its rela…